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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday remembered actor and writer Harold Ramis, a fellow Chicagoan, for being one of the greatest satirists and comedic geniuses of his generation.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R), fresh from the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, said Monday that she hasn't yet looked at her state's disputed SB 1062 bill but believes she "will do the right thing for the state of Arizona."
When a bipartisan group of governors briefed the media Monday after meeting with President Barack Obama, their spirit of goodwill and collaboration quickly vanished once discussion turned to the minimum wage.